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Translation Rights

The Darley Anderson Agency has great success in placing books with international publishers around the world.

For translation rights enquiries, please contact:

Head of Rights: Mary Darby mary@darleyanderson.com

Rights Agent: Kristina Egan kristina@darleyanderson.com

Rights Agent: Georgia Fuller georgia@darleyanderson.com

We work with co-agents in the following territories:

  • Bulgaria & Macedonia: Katalina Sabeva (Anthea, Sofia)
  • China, Taiwan, Thailand & Vietnam: Gray Tan, Itzel Hsu (The Grayhawk Agency, Taipei)
  • Czech Republic & Slovakia: Lucie Polakova (Andrew Nurnberg Associates, Prague)
  • Germany: (Adult titles only) Thomas Schlueck, Bastian Schlueck, Joachim Jessen & Franka Zastrow (Thomas Schlueck Agency, Garbsen)
  • Greece: Michael Avramides (O.A. Literary Agency, Markopoulo)
  • Hungary: (Adult titles only) Miklos Lekli and Orsi Mészáros (Katai & Bolza, Budapest)
  • Italy: Roberta Oliva (Natoli, Stefan & Oliva, Milan)
  • Japan: Ken Mori and Misa Morikowa (Tuttle Mori Agency, Tokyo) 
  • Korea: Danny Hong (Danny Hong Agency, Seoul)
  • Poland: Lukasz Wrobel (Graal Ltd, Warsaw)
  • Romania: Simona Kessler (Simona Kessler Agency, Bucharest)
  • Russia & Ukraine: Elizabeth Van Lear & Olga Rogozina (Van Lear Agency, London, Moscow)
  • Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia: Vuk Perisic & Mila Perisic (PLIMA Literary Agency, Belgrade)

Latest Rights Sales

Perfectly Preventable Deaths by Deirdre Sullivan
Translation rights sold to Ripol in Russian

Tangleweed and Brine by Deirdre Sullivan
Translation rights sold to Ripol in Russian

Needlework by Deirdre Sullivan
Translation rights sold to Ripol in Russian

The Other Girl by C. D. Major
Translation rights sold to Euromedia in Czech Republic

Dosh: How to Earn It, Save It, Spend It, Grow It, Give It by Rashmi Sirdeshpande
Translation rights sold to Solbitkil in Korea

Bring Me Back by B.A. Paris
Translation rights sold to Sakam Knigi in Macedonia

Dosh: How to Earn It, Save It, Spend It, Grow It, Give It by Rashmi Sirdeshpande
Translation rights sold to Gottmer in The Netherlands

This Time Next Year by Sophie Cousens
Translation rights sold to Euromedia in Czech Republic

Dosh: How to Earn It, Save It, Spend It, Grow It, Give It by Rashmi Sirdeshpande
World English rights sold to Wren and Rook in World English

The Night Stalker by Chris Carter
Translation rights sold to Jotema in Lithuania


Our Rights Department

I can't imagine that there is a better, more perceptive, or more committed rights section than Darley Anderson's in any literary agency anywhere

John Connolly

The Rights department has done much more for my books than I ever knew was possible. It's like having a bunch of fairy godmothers who regularly drop wonderful exotic presents into your inbox: 'Good morning! Here's Croatia!'

Tana French

The Darley Anderson Agency sells foreign rights faster and further than anyone in the business. I'm published in countries some agents have never even heard of

Lee Child


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